About us

Very Short List is a delightful e-mail that shares cultural gems from a different curator every day.

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Very Short List was founded in 2006 by Kurt Andersen, Michael Jackson, Tim Nolan, Emily Oberman, and Bonnie Siegler. It was redesigned in 2012 by Open. You can read about the redesign here.

The managing editor is Alexa Jaccarino. Click here to contact her.

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Check out the latest
Very Short List emails:

tech 26 Jan 2015

Justin Hendrix looks at a few early stage tech startups born at NYC universities.

style 23 Jan 2015

Amy Levin shakes things up!

design 21 Jan 2015

Diane Phamon the designers to watch now.

very short list is a
delightful e-mail that shares
cultural gems from a
different curator every day.